Macro Briefing | 18 March 2020

Trump seeks $1 trillion economic stimulus for ailing US economy: Reuters
Treasury Sec. Mnuchin: policy mistakes could result in 20% jobless rate: CNN
Fed to reopen short-term lending resource to large financial institutions: WSJ
Biden wins Tues primaries, effectively becoming Democratic nominee: WSJ
Worst rout in credit mkts since global financial crisis is spreading: BBG
Surging US dollar is new risk factor for emerging market economies: BBG
Crude oil falls to 17-year low: Reuters
Is Boeing (largest US manufacturer) at risk of going under? NY Times
US industrial production rebounds in Feb, ahead of coronavirus blowback: MW
US retail spending unexpectedly dropped in Feb–first decline in 5 months: MW